• Underground Tamarack Trammer Car

    Keweenaw

    National Historical Park Michigan

Advisory Commission Reports

The Keweenaw National Historical Park Adviosry Commission provides an important connection between the community, park partners and the National Park Service. On this page, you will find links to commission documents including annual progress reports and and annual budgets.

 
 
 

Did You Know?

Miners pose outside the #5 Tamarack Mine shaft in this 1908 photograph by Adolph F. Isler. Keweenaw NHP Archives.

The Keweenaw Peninsula of Michigan was home to one of our nation's first mineral rushes. Prospectors seeking copper travelled there in the middle 1840's, a few years before the "49'ers" sought gold out west. The story of this rush is told today at Keweenaw National Historical Park.